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Barefoot Backpackers

114 Commercial Street, Takaka 7110 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Wheelchair Access
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

What a gem. The hosts couldn't be more welcoming - it's more like staying at their home than in a hostel. Great communal kitchen / living room with roaring wood burner and extremely friendly pets. Not the shiniest hostel in the world hence 4/5, but...More

Date of stay: April 2018
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Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

One of my favourite hostel in the South Island. Golden Bay makes it even more special. Henrietta and John are special owners that gives to you an amazing and warm place to stay. Every morning you’ve got free delicious muesli for breakfast. Free wifi in...More

Date of stay: November 2017
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

I was a walk in and they were full... Jonno had another 'house'down the street where I stayed with just 3 other travelers in a big beautiful old house that was awesome... such a good group of people and such a nice time in a...More

Date of stay: April 2017
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Reviewed 30 December 2016

We were offered a caravan by email for the price of a double room $66. By reading the reviews and seeing pictures assumed the standard and cleanliness would be the same. Walking into the hostel it was very clean and homely. Then we were taken...More

Date of stay: December 2016
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Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed for just one night here but we were made very welcome & really happy with our stay. The kitchen/ lounge space is great & free breakfast, tea & coffee is always a nice extra :) would definitely stay here again if I returned to...More

Date of stay: December 2016
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We are a Backpackers hostel with 18 beds. It is a very homely cosy hostel right in the centre of Takaka and close to all amenities and beaches. Free wifi/internet. Free bikes. Free tea/coffee and free More home made muesli breakfast!! Comfortable made up beds and the whole house nice and clean. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Wheelchair Access
Number of rooms
Price range
US$17 - US$45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Golden Bay > Takaka
Number of rooms
Price range
US$17 - US$45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Golden Bay > Takaka
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